Grow Your Business
A great way to grow your business is to make a new connection or learn more about the community that you're doing business in. At a Monthly Luncheon or Teachable Tuesday you can do both! Or at a business After Hours or Ribbon Cutting, you can build your network in a more relaxed setting. Read more about each of our programs below.
Monthly Membership Luncheons
Average Participation: 64
Guest speakers appear monthly to inform our membership on various topics. It’s the perfect opportunity to build your network and your knowledge base without a tremendous interruption to your workday. Members also learn about Chamber news and upcoming events.
Previous Luncheon Speakers and Topics
Click the images below to see some of our previous luncheon speakers and the topics they spoke on!
Member Events include Ribbon Cuttings, Open Houses, Grand Openings, After Hours, and more. Our member events are free and open to the public. Hosting a member event is a great way to gain exposure for your business. Attending a member event is a great way to learn about all that Natchitoches businesses have to offer.
Ribbon Cuttings / Grand Openings / Groundbreakings
New businesses are worth celebrating! We help get the word out about your milestone event, offer tips and tricks to ensure its success, and show up in droves to help celebrate and capture the moment.
Business After Hours
Members enjoy occasional after-hours networking opportunities, where the program is relaxed and the conversation is easy. The most successful after-hours events take place in a unique member-business setting, with a fun activity, food, and cocktails. This is a great way to showcase your business in a unique way.
Average Participation: 12
Throughout the year, the Chamber offers learning opportunities from various experts across several industries. These workshops are informative, hands-on, and usually include breakfast. What’s not to love!
NYP has 12 socials each year. Socials include locations and activities that introduce people in their 20s and 40s to the best Natchitoches has to offer. Socials take place on the third Thursday of each month.